UPDATE: Murder suspect considered armed and dangerous

Christopher Lee McLemore
Christopher Lee McLemore

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

BULLARD, TX (KLTV) - A man died early Tuesday morning after being shot in the abdomen.

Charles "Chucky" Hall was found with a gunshot wound to his abdomen. At 12:01am a witness called 9-1-1 because they heard a number of gunshots. It happened at 214 Byron Ct. in the Lake Wood subdivision off Lake Palestine.

Hall, 35, was rushed to ETMC in Jacksonville and pronounced dead around 1am.

Two people were in the home at time of incident. The shooting has been categorized as homicide. All parties involved have been identified.

A Murder Warrant has been issued for Christopher Lee McLemore, 31. He was last seen driving a white 2001 Ford Ranger with Texas license plate number 13V-YH2.  McLemore has friends and family in the Bullard and Troup area.

Authorities believe the suspect to be armed and dangerous. If you have any information concerning his whereabouts call the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 903-683-2271.